Extra Bases blog highlights Bentley Commencement thanks to an inspiring speech from Red Sox President and CEO Larry Lucchino and Red Sox Mascot Wally the Green Monster leading the crowd in singing "Sweet Caroline" along with Bentley mascot Flex the Falcon.
Together with Massachusetts State Treasurer Steven Grossman, President Gloria Larson highlights the small number of top women executives in business, especially in Mass. In an opinion piece on boston.com, President Larson and Treasurer Grossman say, "This is not just bad for women. It is bad for business... it is time for corporate leaders to see the picture - and change it. Now."
Gloria Larson, president of Bentley University and former chair of the Chamber, addressed the Chamber's Women's Network on the topic of "Women's Leadership in the Business World: What does the Future Hold?"
Boston Globe: Bentley President Gloria Larson is featured for her empowering speech at the Ad Club of Boston's Women's Leadership Forum. In addition, Bentley is highlighted for its focus on women's leadership and the introduction of a Center for Women in Business on campus in The Right to a Flexible Workplace. (March 23, 2011)